2017 Acura ILX vs. 2017 Acura TLX

2017 Acura ILX

2017 Acura ILX
2017 Acura TLX

2017 Acura TLX

Harmony Acura has the 2017 Acura ILX and the 2017 Acura TLX. Each model has plenty of premium touches with their own unique flair. If you are searching for a luxury car, then let us stop your search with these two options from Acura. We can answer your questions and guide you through the features that can shake up your daily commute. Visit us at Harmony Acura today for a complete tour of each model.


2017 Acura TLXThere is a difference in pricing when it comes to the Acura ILX and the Acura TLX. Whether you are looking for a budget-friendly ride or an indulgent luxury, you can find a great option from the Acura lineup. For the base model, the ILX has a starting MSRP of $29,590. The TLX base model has a starting MSRP of $40,690. The TLX is the more upscale option of the two, while the ILX offers a more affordable price. Keep in mind that prices will vary depending on options you select.


The outside of the TLX and the ILX are the first thing you see, so every angle counts. Let’s begin with a look at the lighting. The headlights switch automatically from low to high beams depending on the traffic, so there’s no need to worry about adjustments in the dark. Plus, the lighting is equipped with efficient LED bulbs. The Daytime Running Lights on both models are also made with LED lights and in the back of each model, you will find LED brake lighting as well. The ILX does not have perimeter lights, but you can find them on the TLX. Each model has heated exterior mirrors to fight ice, snow, and condensation. You can adjust and tilt the mirrors as needed with a power option.


2017 Acura ILXThe Acura TLX will keep you and your front passenger cozy from heated seating. You will definitely feel comfortable while in the eight-way moving driver’s seat with power adjustments, memory settings, and two-way lumbar support. The rear seat is versatile because it features a 60/40 design that may be reconfigured in minutes. You will also love the leatherette trim throughout the cabin.

The Acura ILX, on the other hand, is also elegant with a refined finishes. The driver’s seat moves six ways and can be manually adjusted. The rear seat in this model completely folds down. Premium cloth seating is standard for your comfort.

Spacing matters in each model, and we must say that each vehicle offers quite the roomy ride. In the ILX, you will find a total of 350 liters of cargo space. The TLX is the larger choice with 405 liters of cargo space. For legroom, there are 1074 millimeters in the front of the ILX and 1082 millimeters in the front of the TLX. In the back of the ILX there are 864 millimeters of leg room, and the TLX has 876 millimeters of rear leg room. Space is definitely comparable in each model, but the TLX may win you over if you demand plentiful room in a five-seater.

If you want to enjoy the scenery from inside the vehicle, then you’re in luck. A sunroof comes in each model. Feel the breeze during a warm day, and let your passengers look up to a relaxing view during a long cruise.


Let’s take a look at the tech in these models—you will actually find that they are comparable from their standard features.

Both of the ILX and TLX have audio controls mounted on the steering wheel, so you can adjust the audio without looking at the radio. Speed sensitive volume is standard in both models to ensure that your music is clear whether flying down the highway or driving around the block. Play your MP3s, CDs, and listen to AM/FM radio in each model. The ILX has a 6-speaker audio system, while the TLX has a 7-speaker audio system. When you are ready to enter the cabin, you will love the included remote that provides simple and secure access in either model.

For safety in the ILX, there is a standard Collision Mitigation Braking System, but it is not on the TLX base model. However, both models share plenty of safety features. There are four-wheel anti-lock brakes and a brake assist system. A traction control system also backs up each model.

Drop in to Harmony Acura

Come to Harmony Acura today for the 2017 Acura ILX and the 2017 Acura TLX. We recommend both of these models and their exciting trims—even the base models have plenty of amenities for you to love. Take a test drive in each car today, and see which one you choose. Contact us online for more information about a test drive. We would love to find your next Acura with us!